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The OA 

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Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her twenties with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.
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Series cast summary:
Brit Marling ...  Prairie Johnson / ... 15 episodes, 2016-2019
Emory Cohen ...  Homer / ... 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Patrick Gibson ...  Steve Winchell 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Jason Isaacs ...  Dr. Hunter Aloysius 'Hap' Percy 14 episodes, 2016-2019
Ian Alexander ...  Buck Vu 13 episodes, 2016-2019
Phyllis Smith ...  Betty Broderick-Allen / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Brendan Meyer ...  Jesse 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Brandon Perea ...  Alfonso 'French' Sosa / ... 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Will Brill ...  Scott Brown 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Sharon Van Etten ...  Rachel 10 episodes, 2016-2019
Scott Wilson ...  Abel Johnson 9 episodes, 2016-2019
Alice Krige ...  Nancy Johnson / ... 9 episodes, 2016-2019
Paz Vega ...  Renata 7 episodes, 2016-2019
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Created and written by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij (The East), this Netflix original delves into the inexplicable reappearance of Prairie Johnson (Marling). Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Johnson returns home, now in her late 20s and with her sight restored. While many believe she is miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.

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Trivia

When Betty played by Phyllis Smith goes online to search for "The OA", the search engine first displays "The Office". Smith starred in the American version of the popular series "The Office" from 2005 to 2013. See more »

Quotes

Prairie Johnson: They said it would be like jumping into an invisible current that just carries you away.
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Connections

Referenced in Half in the Bag: 2019 Movie Catch-Up! (part 2 of 2) (2019) See more »

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Cancelled by Netflix, WHY?
11 August 2019 | by nextgenerationswedenSee all my reviews

How come Netflix is choosing to cancel this show? Its make no sense at all. Great show, with great storytelling, a "magic feeling" you get when whatching it (as long as you take the show for what it is). Hope some other network pick it up.


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16 December 2016 (USA) See more »

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The OA: Part II See more »

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